OPB | Jan. 14, 2017
Tom Elliott and Barbara Scott have constructed the first single-family home to meet the Living Building Challenge.
OPB | Jan. 02, 2017
Jimmy Makarounis, the longtime owner of famed Portland jazz venue Jimmy Mak's, has died after a prolonged battle with cancer.
Columbian | Jan. 02, 2017
Visiting a government building isn’t always a happy experience — let alone a deep, moving one. But Southwest Washington government agencies are embracing the use of art in their public spaces.
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With the help of Megan Scott, the fresh new face of "The Joy of Cooking," our panelists question fake food holidays before tackling the troubling class divide between foodies and those less fortunate.
local | NW Life | News | History | Oregon HistoryOPB | Dec. 7, 2016 8 a.m. | Brookings, Oregon
In 1962 the junior chamber of commerce in Brookings invited a Japanese fighter pilot to be an honored guest in the town's Azalea Festival. The pilot had tried to destroy the town 20 years earlier.
Whether you call them hazelnuts or filberts, this season's abundant Willamette Valley crop is in, and it's time to celebrate a rebound led by the Oregon State University-developed Jefferson tree.
Julie Keefe has spent decades photographing seismic events and everyday life in Portland's black community for the Skanner newspaper, as seen in an exhibition at the Oregon Historical Society.
'The Four Top': So What About Soylent? | Craft Beer's Dirty Little Secret | Fear The Great White YetiOPB | Nov. 21, 2016 7 a.m. | Portland
We uncover craft beer's dirty little secret and examine the cult phenom that is the Yeti cooler company — but not before sipping Soylent, the embattled Silicon Valley food replacement.
Vancouver, B.C., restaurant chef Andrew Richardson's new cookbook offers fired-up Northwest flavors in these two simple recipes for versatile Whole Roasted Garlic and creamy Baba Ganoush.
local | Food | Entertainment | NW LifeOPB | Oct. 24, 2016 midnight
What's "fast casual dining"? Is it OK to love the simple session beer? And what do new minimum wage laws mean for restaurants? Listen to “The Four Top” from Oct. 24, 2016.
Critic and writer Randy Gragg's monthly stories about how Portland's urban space is changing for State of Wonder.